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James Hulme Canfield Papers

Collection Inventory

Family Papers   

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Recollections of Eli Canfield's life, (James'father) written to James   no date 

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Account books from Arlington Church (Rev. Wm.S. Perkins, Rector)   1830-32 

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James Canfield Diaries   1860 & 1863 

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Diploma Brooklyn Poly-technic Institute   1864 

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"Query: Are There More Worlds Than One." paper written while at Williams College.   1865 

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Williams Quarterly when Canfield was editor   1867 

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Estate papers of Ellen Hulme James Canfield's aunt   1887-89 

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James H. Canfield scrapbook kept by Dorothy   1894 

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State of Kansas certificates to practice law   

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Correspondence   

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James Canfield's letters to his father   1867-1871 

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General Correspondence to James Canfield   1877 

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General Correspondence to James Canfield   Sept.-Dec. 1881 

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General Correspondence to James Canfield   Jan. 1882 

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General Correspondence to James Canfield   Feb.-Mar. 1882 

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General Correspondence to James Canfield   April- May 1882 

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General Correspondence to James Canfield   June 1882 

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General Correspondence to James Canfield   July 1882 

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General Correspondence to James Canfield   August 1882 

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General Correspondence to James Canfield   Sept. 1882 

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General Correspondence to James Canfield   October 1882 

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Canfield letter to his father   Oct. 2, 1889 

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General Correspondence to James Canfield   Jan.-Mar. 1895 

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General Correspondence to James Canfield   April 1895 

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General Correspondence to James Canfield   May 1895 

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General Correspondence to James Canfield   June 1895 

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General Correspondence to James Canfield   July 1895 

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General Correspondence to James Canfield   Aug.-Dec. 1895 

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Correspondence to Canfield from Mattie H. Canfield (sister) and Flavia (Wife)   1895 

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General Correspondence to Canfield   Jan.-Oct. 1896 

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Letter to Matttie (sister) from Elizabeth Hopkins   July 20, 1896 

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Copies of Canfield Correspondence to others   1897-98 

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Correspondence concerning Canfield resignation from Ohio University   May 1-14, 1899 

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Correspondence concerning Canfield resignation from Ohio University   May 15-31, 1899 

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Correspondence concerning Canfield resignation from Ohio University   June, 1899 

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Notebooks   

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American History - Beginnings   [ca. 1889-1891] 

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Finance and Diplomacy - Revolutionary Period   [ca.1889-1891] 

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Notes on the Constitution   [ca.1889-1891] 

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Constitutional and Political History Washington - Jefferson (F)   [ca.1889-1891] 

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Constitutional and Political History Jefferson (F) - Monroe   [ca.1889-1891] 

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Constitutional and Political History John Quincy Adams - Van Buren   [ca.1889-1891] 

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Constitutional and Political History Harrison - 1860   [ca.1889-1891] 

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Constitutional and Political History Rebellion and Reconstruction   [ca.1889-1891] 

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Local Administrations   [ca.1889-1891] 

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Land and Land-tenures   [ca.1889-1891] 

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History of Tariff Legislation   [ca. 1889-1891] 

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Banking and Finance   [ca.1889-1891] 

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Syllabus for Course on the history of Civilization   [ca.1877-91] 

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Speeches   

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"The Admission of Texas"   no date 

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"Annual Address Kansas State Teachers Association   no date 

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"The Best Education for the Industrial Class"   no date 

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"Charles Louis Napolean   no date 

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"Commencement Address: St. Johns Military Academy, Salma, Kansas   June 11, 1890 

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"Compromise of 1850"   no date 

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"The Constitution"   no date 

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"Death and Burial Rites   no date 

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"Dickerson County High School Address"   no date 

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"Early Life in the New England Colonies"   no date 

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"Effects of the Civil War"   no date 

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"Essential of Good Citizenship"   no date 

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"The Extent and Organization of Public Education   no date 

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"Financial Crisis"   no date 

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"How I Found My Chickens"   no date 

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"John Quincy Adams   no date 

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"Modern Journalism"   no date 

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"Our Inheritance"   no date 

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"Outline for a Political Economy text or Course"   no date 

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"Physicians Role as a Citizen to the Public"   no date 

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"The Practitioner and the Public"   no date 

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"The Relation of the State University to the State System of education"   no date 

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"Russia"   no date 

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"Slavery and the Missouri Compromise"   no date 

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"The State of Education in the United States"   no date 

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"The State University as a Post-Graduate School   Oct. 10 1898 

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"Story Telling, Alcibiades of Mesopotamia"   no date 

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"Summery of Constitutional History"   no date 

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"Taxation"   no date 

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"Thanksgiving Day" Nov. 26, 1896   

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"The Unit of Power"   no date 

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Miscellaneous   

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Lawyer's Common Place Book   

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Scrapbook of Clippings   [1889] 

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National Education Association - The Archbishop Ireland Controversy   June 1890 

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Newspaper Clippings on appointment as Chancellor of the University of Nebraska   June 1891 

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Newspaper Clippings on Canfield's resignation from Ohio State University   1899 

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Book of typed excerpts from personal letters concerning Ohio Resignation. Original letters in Box 3, Folders 12-14   1899 

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Railroad Men Journal with an article by Canfield   Feb. 1900 

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Political Document   1891 

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Report of the Mosley Education Commission   1903 

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Get Well Card from Co-workers   Jan. 26, 1909 

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Memorial sketches by Daughter Dorothy Canfield Fisher   1909 

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Memorial from The University Journal Lincoln, Nebraska   April 1909 

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Memorial in the Interstate Schoolman the Kansas Education Association   June 1909 

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Scrapbook of Obituaries   March 29, 1909 

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Miscellaneous: Postcard Album From European Travels   1902 

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